Working As a Blogger and Learning to Say So

I had the opportunity to sit down with Sarah Bagley a few weeks ago to record a podcast and talk about all things blogging. Sarah’s personality is so warm and inviting, and despite my own nerves, it felt like I was sitting down for a long lunch with an old friend. We cover a lot of […]

On Air with Chris and Julia

Have you listened to the Chris Loves Julia podcast yet? When Julia told me they were about to launch a podcast, my immediate thought was yes! Give me all the podcasts! As my go-to girlfriend for all things home (and my texting confidante when torn with design indecision), I told her we’d be the first to subscribe. So […]

Better Homes and Garden was Here

Somehow, someway, through some lucky stroke of chance, our home was taken over yesterday by a crew sent from Better Homes and Gardens Do It Yourself magazine! When we were first contacted several weeks ago by (the wonderful, adorable, and super sweet) Brenda from Meredith Corp., we were asked if we’d be interested in a […]

Mindful Metropolis: Small Ambitions

When Mindful Metropolis, a Chicago based glossy focusing on conscious living concepts, contacted us a few weeks ago, we eagerly invited the super friendly Christine (founder of Green Parent Chicago) over for coffee and an in-person house tour. That night, we celebrated the unexpected house call and crossed our fingers that they would find us […]